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Listen To What You Wrote! Text-To-Speech for Writers and Others
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Desktop publishing
As an author, what tools do you use to proofread your work? Have you considered using Text-To-Speech (TTS) software? Here are profiles on ten TTS applications. (some free and others low-cost) that could help you evaluate their performance and match the best-fit to your needs.
Realities of Self-Editing: From a Line Editor
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 35,490. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
All the self-editing checklists in the world won't help you improve as a writer if you don't first understand what editing and self-editing are, how they work, and why they're important. "Realities of Self-Editing" is a framework for comprehending real-world self-editing, written by a line editor.
The Handy Little Book for Writers Series. Book 8. On Revision - Editing and Proofreading
Series: The Handy Little Book for Writers, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
This Little Book is a collection of suggestions, tips, and guidance for editing your first draft. Editing and Proofreading are time-consuming tasks and they can be daunting for new writers. However, it is suggested here that you don’t pass the task off to someone else - at least not at first. There are some plans of action and a lot of worthwhile tips in this Little Book.
Marketing Your Editing & Proofreading Business
Price: $24.49 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Marketing Your Editing & Proofreading Business is for any editorial freelancer who feels that marketing is their Achilles’ heel. It aims to demonstrate that marketing needn't be difficult, overwhelming or boring. The book takes proofreaders and editors through the core principles of developing and implementing an effective marketing strategy that will get them noticed and generate business leads.
How to Avoid 10 Punctuation M!stakes: The Top 10 Fatal Errors Made by Novices Punctuating Fiction and Non-fiction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by OverDog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Grammar and punctuation, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
The top 10 punctuation mistakes that pedants love to correct. Eliminate them before you eliminate your chances with a publisher, or before you embarrass yourself in front of readers or clients. Each and every mistake is easy to fix once you know how. Each chapter begins with a diagram containing solutions to punctuation problems that may have eluded you for years.
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction: US Edition
Series: LionheART Publishing Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to editing fiction for independent authors.
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction: UK Edition
Series: LionheART Publishing Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
The LionheART Guide to Editing Fiction is a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to editing fiction for independent authors.
eBook Self-Publishing
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 18,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
The 9 Easiest Steps to Self-Publish your manuscript into a high-quality eBook.
How To Find Errors in Your Writing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
How to Find Errors in Your Writing is a guide containing proofreading tips and techniques for writers and self-publishers. The guide explores the phenomenon of why errors continue to exist in submitted and published writings, followed by step-by-step techniques that any writer can use to eliminate errors.
Business Planning for Editorial Freelancers: A Guide for New Starters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,390. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
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Published in association with The Publishing Training Centre, this practical guide takes new freelance proofreaders and copyeditors through the basics of planning their business. Chapters focus on the different aspects of editorial freelancing, training, client focus, getting experience, financial assessment, promotion, networking, tools for the job and real-world case studies.